INSPIRATION EQUATION

Breaking Down the Fall 2016 Collections


Camouflage: Getty Images; Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors: Courtesy OF NBC; James Rosenquist/VAGA, New York/ADAGP, Paris/Courtesy of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris and Salzburg; runway: Indigital.

Gone with the Wind, Dolly Parton and Game of Thrones? W’s executive editor Armand Limnander cites the unlikely inspiration behind some of the season’s best runway looks.

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Gone with the Wind, Versatile Varieties: Evertt Collection; Querelle: Courtesy of Gaumont; runway: Indigital.
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Blackman: Courtesy of Marvel; raspberry, tornado: Getty Images; runway: Indigital.
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Camouflage: Getty Images; Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors: Courtesy OF NBC; James Rosenquist/VAGA, New York/ADAGP, Paris/Courtesy of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris and Salzburg; runway: Indigital.
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Game of Thrones: Courtesy of HBO; Campbell Book: Courtesy of Taschen; Kardashian: courtesy of Kimkardashian/Instagram; runway: Indigital.
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Pyramids, Sainte-Chapelle: Getty Images; Tarzan and the Leopard Woman: Everett Collection; runway: Indigital.